Lideres Latinos Oral History Project: Interview with Roberto Trevino Jr.
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Roberto Trevino Jr. was born in Eagle Pass, Texas. Trevino moved to Willmar, Minnesota for better educational and financial opportunities. He received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Baylor University. Trevino was the director of human resources at a turkey processing plant in Marshall, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family background; farm work; religion; growing Latino community in Willmar, Minnesota; financial struggles; differences between Willmar and Moorhead; racism; childhood; family reunion; bilingual in Spanish and English; retaining traditions and cultures; economics; Ecumenical Council; County Fair Board; immigration; Willmar Area Multicultural Marketplace Group; politics; and community involvement.
Quantity 1 digital file
63 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:40:21 running time
Creation Interviewer: Arauza, Abner
Interviewee: Trevino, Roberto Jr.
Made in Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hispanic Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 12/15/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH135
Accession Number AV2011.2.36
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Lideres Latinos Oral History Project'

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